Hey, I just wanted to say a quick #welcome to the recent Chinwag arrivals!
Chinwag's reason for existing is to provide communication tools for people, which is something I've always been interested in. I kind of target #Australian users, but welcome anyone from anywhere.
Please read our rules: https://social.chinwag.org/about/more
There's a basic guide to using Chinwag Social here: https://chinwag.im/social/
If you have any questions or concerns hit me up!
@mike aww the chinwag.im rules were better :P
“Don’t make me come over there” 😅
As for me, I'm running this because communication technology interests me and I've been chatting to people around the world using 1s and 0s since about 1989.
I'm a professional #sysadmin. I've been working in the field for nearly 25 years and I've been reasonably competent at it for about 10.
I'm a big fan of the old SAGE code of #ethics and operate by it all the time when working, including my hobby projects like this one: https://www.usenix.org/system-administrators-code-ethics
I hope we can all make some new friends here!
@mike the link you posted seems to share some points with cyber security ethics. It was definitely interesting to read, especially since I am going into cyber security and might end up as a system admin on my way to becoming a white hat hacker.
@mike Thanks for having us. 🙂
We're here to provide you with a good place for a Chinwag with some mates! Talk about whatever you want, I'm not your mum. You can swear here, but don't be a dick OK? Consider this a friendly, local pub. Make yourself at home, bring your friends, have a good time! Meet new people, have a laugh, enjoy the ambience, and the Oxford commas. Join our main chatroom if you want more information about anything.